Michele Crowe

Jenelle Evans Scores An Academic Achievement Award!

The 'Teen Mom 2' cast member has become a study nerd.

Jenelle Evans is inching closer to obtaining her surgical assistant degree -- with flying colors, no less.

The young mother, who was vocal about returning to school on this season of "Teen Mom 2," shared some special recognition she received for her studious efforts:

It's truly remarkable how far the South Carolina native has come since turning her life around in the past few years, and she deserves all of the praise for her success. Plus, she's using her complete 180 as a way to motivate others who might be dealing with setbacks like the ones she once faced, or those who are in the similar position of juggling school and parenthood:

Offer your congratulations to Jenelle, and be sure to see her on part 2 of the "Teen Mom 2" reunion on Wednesday at 10/9c.